Scholars from four continents are examining lawyers' disciplinary systems at the IISL

26 Apr 2018

The third workshop of the season, Regulating Lawyers through Disciplinary Systems, has gathered scholars from four continents at the IISL -Asia, Europe, North and South America, and Oceania...

First workshop of the year: 'The Rule of Law, Populism and Militant Democracy in Europe'

12 Apr 2018

The workshop season has just begun at the Institute, with the opening, today (12 April, Thursday) of the first workshop, called The Rule of Law, Populism and Militant Democracy in Europe. It is being coordinated by Jernej Letnar...

Presentations by visiting researchers Mateja Čehulić and Marcin Wrobél

19 Mar 2018

Mateja Čehulić (University of Zagreb, Croatia) will give a presentation titled Toward a (Re)conceptualization of Legal Culture (22 March, Thursday, Antia palace, 3:30 pm). According to her, "the concept of legal culture, created at the end of the 60s by Lawrence Friedman, wa sidentified...

Talk about "Prosecuting 'bad mothers' in Argentina: from victims to perpetrators"

14 Mar 2018

Argentinian lawyer and professor Cecilia Hopp will give a talk entitled Prosecuting 'bad mothers' in Argentina: from victims to perpetrators (19 March, Monday, IISL, Achille Loria-Karl Renner room, 3:30 pm). IMPORTANT NOTICE: The location has been changed to Antia...

Students of Deusto University visited the Institute

27 Feb 2018

19 students from the University of Deusto: Erasmus Mundus Human Rights Policy and Practice MA visited the IISL on 26 February, Monday, and spent the day with our master's students.

Our Scientific Director, Prof. Ferrari, talked about the Sociology of Law and about the activities of the...

Presentation: "The other legalization of abortion in Latin America"

26 Feb 2018

Professor Paola Bergallo (Argentina) will give a presentation entitled "The other legalization of abortion in Latin America (28 February, Wednesday, IISL -Achille Loria room-, 3:30 pm)....

Julia Carceller: "Regulatory Impact Assessment needs us all"

22 Feb 2018

Julia Carceller, before her presentation.Lawyer and researcher Julia Carceller Stella (Castellón, Spain) presented to the IISL's...

Julia Carceller.

Julia Carceller will talk about "smart regulation" and the Spanish case

21 Feb 2018

Julia Carceller (Castellon, Spain) will give a presentation titled From better regulation to smart regulation. Regulatory impact assessement and its introduction in Spain. Thoughts about an renewed rationalism in sociological evidence, in Spanish, English and Italian (21 February, IISL...

Former students come back to the IISL as teachers

15 Feb 2018

Following the IISL's idea that it is time to encourage our former master's students to teach in our Master's Programme, Ruth Mestre (Master 96/97) from the University of Valencia, and Iker Barbero (Master 2002/03) from the University of the Basque Country, have been teaching a course about...